Summary: H.R.5242 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (07/26/2002)

Workplace Employee Stock Option Act of 2002 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide for the exclusion from gross income of certain stock purchased with payroll deductions through an employee stock purchase plan.

Sets forth special rules with respect to the inclusion of nonresident aliens under the provisions of this Act. Allows certain employees to be excluded from purchasing stock options under this Act.

Requires certain employers to submit information returns relating to the transfer of ownership of stock acquired by employees pursuant to certain stock options, and assesses penalties for failure to comply.